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What Happened on August 24, 1886

Famous Birthdays

  • William Francis Gibbs, American naval architect, designed Liberty ships, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1967)
1886 Highlights

About August 24, 1886

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo